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tv   KRON 4 News at 11  KRON  March 22, 2013 11:00pm-11:30pm PDT

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>> coming up on kron four news at eleven. the hunt continues tonight in san jose. for the man who stabbed a woman to death in a busy neighborhood. and in san leandro. parents are warned about an attempted child abduction at a grade school. the news is next.
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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> tonight - a man is in surgery after being shot by police in castro valley. police were responding to a call from his family -- saying he'd been threatening others inside the family home. the man then called police himself, saying if they
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arrived - he'd shoot. police later found the suspect hiding in a bush in a driveway pointing what police believed was a gun. police shot him - and then discovered it was a home- made replica. they have not released details of the man's condition -- or his identity. parents in san leandro may be holding their children a little tighter tonight. as kron four's philippe djegal reports. police are investigating an attempted child abduction at an elementary school. >> reporter: ten minutes before school let out tuesday afternoon. the san leandro police say a 7-year-old boy. a second grade student here at jefferson elementary school. went to the bathroom. and, on his way out. police say a man grabbed him from behind and put his
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hand over the boy's mouth. he was not injured. police say the boy bit the man's hand and ran away. but so did the suspect. lieutenant jeff tudor says at this time. it's unclear if the suspect is a school employee or a stanger. but the victim did get a glance of the man before running away. >> "the suspect is described as a dark complected male, possibly a dark skinned hispanic male, possibly 18 years of age, five foot seven, wearing a white t- shirt, dark jeans and dark tennis shoes." the school did not notify police about the incident until friday morning. but they did notify paretns via automated messages. they're also going to be holding a parent meeting on monday evening to address any concerns or issues they may have. in san leandro, philippe djegal, kron four news. as for why the school didn't report the incident
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to police sooner. the school superintendent said in a statement -- quote -- " i cannot confirm that the child told police that a "man" tried to grab him. the student reported to us that he thought it was a teenager." i reiterate that the police are not sure if it was an attempted abduction. or if there is anything suspicious to look into. san jose police are investigating that city's tenth murder this year. they're looking for the man who stabbed a woman in broad daylight. police combed through the neighborhood.trying to find the suspect. this is video of the scene from our helicopter partnership with a-b-c-7 news. kron four's jeff bush explains what happened. about 2:45 police were called to the 900 block of north first street, which is near west heading street. police say that a man attacked a and stabbed
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a woman repeatedly in the parking lot of a nearby restaurant. the 29 year old female victim died on scene a short time after the attack. he fled the scene on foot. we belive he jumped a fence east bound into the neighborhood. our metro officers and patrol officers have since searched about a two block area. you can see the large police presence during the search. officers were decked out in full tactical gear and had their guns drawn as they combed the area where the suspect was last seen. what i can tell you about the suspec a very dangerous individualbroad daylight, it's 2:45 in the afternoon. he commits a pretty brutal crime. that is very personal when you are using a knife to stab somebody multiple times there are literally dozens of people nearby, within a stones throw and he is still doing this. police say catching the murderer is very high on the priority list of the department.
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didn't catch him but, we're not going to forget about him. we are going to work as long as it takes to end up locating him. police say they are not sure if the suspect knew the victim or what the motive was for the killing. police say there were several witnesses that were very close by and gave them a very good decription of the suspect. i'm jeff bush in san jose, kron four news. the baseball coach charged with sex crimes against teenagers is free tonight after posting bail. kron 4's j-r stone was there. as joel kaufman walked out of the martinez jail.
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>> we have clear skies. on this clear night on this friday. we are looking at tends to cool down compared to earlier. 70's. mountain view, a 54 degrees. hayward, 50. still, not that bad. the wind has died down considerably. overnight as you are sleeping. grab your jacket and we should see a decent afternoon with a mild afternoon expected with breezy conditions. more details on the your full forecast, coming up. >> catherine: only on kron 4. a driver heading to work survives a landslide that
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totaled his car. mark dumolien was on 101 southbound in sausalito when a boulder, big enough to break through a concrete rail and a chain link fence crashed into his mercedes s-u-v. >> i was and the right lane between the tunnel and the bridge. i saw something out of the corner of my eye. the next thing i knew that the air back had deployed. >> catherine: he says the fact he was wearing a seat belt, saved his life. he was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, and will be ok.. this just in. video of a meteor sighting from the east coast. at least 350 from florida to maine reported seeing the meteor. a nasa official says meteor showers are not that rare, but says it's unusual to have so many people see it. meteor showers don't
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typically reach the ground. and usually burn up in the atmosphere. a warning for apple account users. a new security flaw allows hackers to take over your account! what apple is doing about it. then. 5 days until tolls go all electronic on the golden gate bridge. the latest on the changes as the countdown continues. also - the search is on for an escaped inmate. how he managed to walk right by security to freedom!
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>> police are looking for a man who managed to escape from the santa cruz county jail today. jesse parsons was released from custody when he posed as another inmate with a similar name and appearance. staffers did not follow proceedure - and did not confirm his identity before releasing him. parsons was last seen walking towards the san lorenzo river area. he was arrested for several outstanding warrants including trespassing. petty theft. substance abuse. resisting arrest and domestic violence. >> bay area police officers
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are helping to look for a missing 12-year-old lake county girl. jenica fredrick was last seen thursday morning around eight a-m at her cobb, california home. police say she never got on the bus or attended school thursday. she may have been upset over a recent incident at her house when she was last seen. investigators got a tip that she might have been heading to the lake port area. there's this island -- and it's got super-cute kangaroos.
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>> a major security flaw has been uncovered that means could make it possible to change another user's apple id password and hijack the account! a step-by-step tutorial was found online by the technology site, the verge. it's now recommended that users enable apple id's two-step verification - to protect their accounts. that allows users to get a new code to their phones each time they want to use the apple account. apple says it's working on the problem. >> starting next wednesday -- the golden gate bridge toll plaza will look a little different.
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the toll takers will be gone - and all-electronic tolling will be in place. if you have fastrak, crossing the bridge will cost 5 dollars instead of six. other options. you can register you license plate online. make a one- time payment at one of the many kiosks around the bay area. or do nothing and the bill will be sent to your house. and even if you forget about this next wednesday -- drivers are being told to just keep moving and the bill will come in the mail. rebuilding on the chez panisse restaurant in berkeley got underway today.
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after a fire earlier this month. it's now hoped it can re=open the first week of june. today, kron4 talked to a member of the chez panisse board of directors about the rebuilding process. ".a long time." the march fire is believed to have been caused by an electrical problem. a woman who fell asleep on bart says she woke up to find that someone had stolen her dog.. he's a service dog named archie. his owner is now offering a $3-thousand dollar reward for his safe return unemployment rates in parts of the bay area went up in january. the state-wide rate stayed the same -- at nine-point- eight percent. the highest jobless rate was in solano county. at 10 percent.
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san francisco's unemployment rate rose to six-point-eight in january. up from six-point-five percent. the lowest rate was in marin county-- at five- point-eight percent. >> clear skies for your friday night. here is a live look at the bay bridge. it will be breezy and remember
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you can watch the weather forecast whenever it is convenient for you on our 24/7 bay area news channel. you can also get headlines and live traffic. it's on comcast 193 and you can also watch it live on the line of people who want to attend next week's supreme court case over gay marriage is already forming. tuesday - the supreme court will hear arguments on california's prop eight - the ban on same-sex marriage. wednesday - it will review the defense of marriage act which defines marriage as between a man and a woman. dozens of air traffic control towers are on the chopping block. including a tower in salinas. the f-a-a said today that the tower at the salinas municipal airport will be one of the 149 towers nationwide to shut down. it's a result of the forced budget cuts. they went into effect at the beginning of march. the salinas tower, will be part of phased out closure over four weeks -- beginning
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in april. a man in philadelphia is in police custody tonight for impersonating a pilot after he managed to slip into a u- s airways cockpit. police say phillippe jernnard was dressed as an air france pilot. on a flight to florida - he sat in the cockpit in the jump seat. but the pilots became suspicious when he couldn't even figure out how to fasten the straps. jennard is being held on one-million-dollars bail. the airline is not commenting. in sports. a tough day for the locals at the high school state basketball championships. and we have the first shocker in the n-c-a-a tournament. . also lebron and the miami heat go for their 25th straight win. gary has all the basketball highlights - next
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heat win 25th straight .
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heat win 25th straight the heat doing the team "powder toss" lebron james at home taking on the pistons james on the break makes the tough catch and reverse dunks it dywayne wade hits the 3- pointer james comes down thelane hangs in the air and converts! final: 103-89 heat tomoroow night at home the warriuors try to keep their playoff run headed in the right direction versus washington. ncaa - - georgetown/ florida gulf coast john thompson georgetown coach andy enfield coach of florida gulf coast 2nd half/ fgcu up big fgcu's chase fieler with the dunk off the backdoor lob 52-33 fgcu up by 19 points! georgetown comes back 54 seconds left markel starks. 3-pointer to cut it to 4 72-68 but florida gulf coast made 6 of their next 7 free throws while georgetown went scoreless final: 78-68 florida gulf coast rough day for nortern
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calofornia at the prep hoops championships. sacred heart girls lose lyryan russell coach of san francisco's sacred heart cathedral girls girls division 3 state championship game 2nd half/ 32-32 sacred heart takes the lead on this shot by kayla caloyan 34-32 sacred heart 2nd half bishop alemany's leslie lopez woods 3-pointer 41-34 alemany leads bishop alemany wins there first state title final: 46-40 bishop alemany
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a tiger woods win at the arnold palmer hes's once again number one i the world. pga - arnold palmer invitational kevin chappell with the shot of the day. at the par 3, 14th.his tee shot with a 5-iron.and it lands on the green and goes in for the hole in one!!!! 18th hole tiger woods misses a par putt for his 3rd straight bogey to close his round. tiger shot a 2-under 70 is 5-under overall 4 shots back of bill haas and justin rose